Aug 28, 2013
Every four hours, the equivalent of a Jumbo Jet full of children die because of a lack of safe water! That is a jumbo jet full of children six times every single day yet, unlike a terrorist attack, this news does not make the headlines.
Jul 23, 2013
After launching their approximate 250km paddleboard event (SUP4Life) at the recent Keloha Festival in Kelowna, Stand Up Paddlers, Mark Jennings-Bates and Peter Dodenhoff are busy preparing for their upcoming adventure.
Mar 21, 2013
However, ambling alongside Agnes in the African bush of the Samburu I discover a different reality. Every day, by necessity, she walks about 10 kilometers to fetch filthy water for her family.
Feb 08, 2013
Philanthropic adventurer, Mark Jennings-Bates is down from Mount Kilimanjaro after another world record attempt. This time, however, a weather anomaly on Mount Kilimanjaro prevented all but one of the pilots from flying from the “Roof of Africa”
Jan 24, 2013
Canadian Philanthropic Adventurer and advocate for the Rally4Life Foundation is heading out to Africa this week to attempt another world record by taking the biggest step of his life in an attempt to help impoverished communities in Tanzania.
Dec 12, 2012
Mark Jennings-Bates has been back in Kelowna for two weeks, resting after his ultramarathon attempt in Guatemala.
Nov 12, 2012
Rally4Life advocate Mark Jennings-Bates and wife Jackie are taking a team of ten people to a rural area close to Antigua in Guatemala to provide clean burning stoves to rural homes and help complete construction of a children’s education centre
Oct 22, 2012
Jackie Jennings-Bates, self confessed bookworm and co-founder of the Rally4Life Charitable Foundation publishes a book focusing on the challenging journey to the start of her new life as President of the Charity
Sep 25, 2012
Parajet expedition pilots, Mark Jennings-Bates and Glenn Derouin from Canada, set off earlier this year on a daring adventure to cross Australia’s famed Nullarbor desert in an attempt to set a new paramotor world record.
Sep 06, 2012
BC’s very own Bear Gryll’s is at it again. After leading a team across Australia in Powered Paraglider’s in an attempt to set a new world record and subsequently running a 100 kilometer ultramarathon in Guatemala, he has set his sights higher.